19, KING'S QUAY STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1204811
Date first listed:
16-May-1971
Statutory Address:
19, KING'S QUAY STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
19, KING'S QUAY STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Essex
District:
Tendring (District Authority)
Parish:
Harwich
National Grid Reference:
TM 26084 32689

Details

HARWICH

TM2632NW KING'S QUAY STREET 609-1/2/71 (South West side) 16/05/91 No.19

GV II

Bank, now redundant. Early C20. Red thin Flemish-bond brickwork with stone dressings and decoration. Roofs are gabled behind parapets with Westmorland slate on NE and Welsh slate on SW. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attics and single-storey block attached to NW end. Front elevation has quatrefoil pierced parapet, similar bands between storeys and above first-floor windows. 4 gabled dormers break through parapet and are linked by attached half-octagonal shafts to stone mullioned and transomed windows on the first floor. Similar shafts on each external corner and all surmounted by crocket finials (some damaged). The ground floor has 3 large 8-paned, stone mullioned and transomed windows with metal casements. Main entrance projects forward between octagonal shafts and has 'Bank' in carved stone sanserif letters in panel over. Single-storey block has 2 similar windows and these, and 2 of main block, have wrought-iron screens of Art Nouveau character in lower third. Second entrance door to manager's flat has moulded jambs, frieze of quatrefoils and 2-light fanlight. General Flemish/late Gothic character. Rear has a 2-storey flat-roofed projection with a parapeted gable extending to attic level and one large red brick stack. INTERIOR: expensively decorated and relatively complete. Semicircular arch on consoles, leads to manager's flat staircase which has open well, turned hardwood balusters and newels with finials. First-floor room has elaborate Adamesque fireplace and there are 3 faience fireplaces contemporary with building.

Listing NGR: TM2608432689

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
366547
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 20 Apr 2004
Reference: IOE01/11734/29
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Wilfred N. Winder. Source Historic England Archive
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